A nice assist is always an unselfish and beautiful basketball play. The number of assists a player averages, combined with their other stats and game videos offer insights about their ability as a creator and how likely they are to help a teammate score. Being able to complete a difficult pass not only pleases the crowds but it is evidence of the passer’s vision and understanding of the game.
Athlenda’s highlights offer quick and easy access to various players’ stats, including their assists. So, for those of you who are looking for a player or maybe just an impressive move to see, this week we’ve chosen TOP 10 Assists from our players that we think you should take a look at.
TOP 10 Assists by Athlenda users in 2019
Here are 10 Athlenda players who did a great great job by assisting their teammates. The order is completely random and it’s up to you to decide which one was the best.
Meet the players
10. Dimitrije Ilic
Dimitrije Ilic, currently playing for Actavis Academy U19 team, is a highly touted prospect from Serbia, blessed with great size and an incredible wingspan that enable him to offer solid rim protection to his team. Despite his size and length, Dimitrije is also a good athlete, running the floor well, which makes him an option in the transition game.
9. Anna Maria Kolyandrova
Anna-Maria is a combo guard from Bulgaria with national experience with the National team. She excels both as a shooter from the 3pt line as well as a creator for others, a perfect example of which you can see on our highlight video. For the past three seasons, she has been playing in Denmark for Lemvig Basketball.
8. Rolands Elksnis
Rolands Elksnis is a very productive scorer from both forward positions using his great instincts and shooting prowess. Having played college basketball in the U.S. and with stints in Italy and Germany Rolands has both the skills and the international experience to immediately help any team in the highest level.
7. Marques Charlton
The 27-year old Marques Charlton is a very athletic guard who plays in Germany and is ready for the next step in his career. He stands out for his ability to create and score off the pick and roll.
6. Mihailo Sekulovic
Mihailo Sekulovic is a well rounded big man in the peak of his athletic career, aged 28. Despite his size and obvious strength, he is able to defend multiple multiple positions on the floor. He has a lot of individual and team honors spanning many seasons playing in the Balkans and this year he suits up for Miasto Szkla Krosno in Poland.
5. Paulos Geramanis
Paulos Geramanis is a constantly improving Greek forward, who at 20 years of age is combining his natural gifts of size and length with athletic ability through hard work. His work ethic makes him a force rebounding the basketball. Notably, he has worked with former Giannis Antetokounmpo’s coach Takis Zivas at Poseidon Neo Psychiko during the 2017-18 season.
4. Vernon Lowndes Jr
Vernon Lowndes Jr. is the prototypical U.S. combo guard we so often come across as key players on teams all over the world. He operates well in pick and roll situations and relies on his athleticism to be a consistent scoring threat. He played Division 1 college basketball at Maine University.
3. Alex Dubovitskiy
Alex is a Russian guard who played for four years at Chicago State University and began his professional career at Ulpiana Lipjani in Kosovo. He is a good shooter from all over the court and a fine creator with the ball in his hands.
2. Brandon Franklin
Brandon Franklin is another combo guard with tons of athleticism, and a huge wingspan that enables him to defend bigger positions, making him a versatile option for any coach. He can shoot the ball from three with the best of them.
1. Xavier Talton
A complete player at both guard positions, Xavier Talton showed his shooting and athleticism this past season playing for Pelister Bitola of North Macedonia. Shooting and creativity are major assets for the 25-year-old combo
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